Typing Over Text in Microsoft Word
One day, all of a sudden, your text isn't inserting anymore, but typing over
top of your previous text. There's a few things you can do, but they all
accomplish the same task.
- Hit your Insert key once. My wireless keyboard doesn't have one, so this
won't work for me, but you might have one.
- The OVR may be turned on in Word's status bar at the bottom of your
screen, as shown. Just double-click it to turn it off.
If you're unable to resolve it with either of the above two
methods, go to ToolsOptions, Edit tab, and uncheck Overtype mode.
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